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oakland. >> it involves a heavy emphasis on forming better partnership was the community. >> we've tried this years ago. >> the chief admits this strategy has been tried before in his city but says this time, oakland plans to get policing right. >> put the right people in right places in order to impact crime. build better relationship was the community z show we're transparent. >> oakland policing areas in this case district 4 have been reduced in size and a captain put in charge of officer as signed to the area. there will be a citizen committee in each district. two districts, four, five, made out of a larger area running from fruit veil to the border. >> we've made this area smaller, more manageable by dividing this area and assigning two police captaining to oversee this two
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areas. >> the police officer association had little to say except to wonder how much real change this will bring while the department remains under staffed with just 611 officers. chief jordan says district 4 will be the beta test. the trial, if you will, before the program is ruled out to the rest of the city. >> twr two men taken to the hospital after a fight in front of skroby's bar and grill. one man covered -- suffered a cut to his neck. he is listed in stable condition investigators don't know what set off this fight. >> protests outside of san francisco planned parenthood have grabbed the attention of the board of super visors.
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a loophole let's protestors stand just inches from the front door. >> as long as they don't move feet they're able to get close to our client. and bully them. >> we're here to support women, children, and provide education materials for them. >> a proposal by supervisor campos would create a buffer zone of 25 feet around planned parenthood. >> members of the -- confronted post master again ral during the national postal convention. they're asking him to reconsider the cuts. >> bringing it to the public's attention this, is an issue we'd like to keep our services. we'd like to keep our historic
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building autos overtime go as way. we've used things like buyouts for employees. i think we're responsible employ skbrer will continue to do that. >> the service lost 27% of mail volume because people are paying their bills online. a report showed the service is facing a budget gap. >> bart is looking at sharing bart trains and get along. >> it's a little bit tricky. amy hollyfield has the story. >> bikes allowed on bart trains this week. that doesn't necessarily mean they're welcome. >> in the way they pick up two, three chairs. you can move around five. sudden lits not a good i'd wherea to have them. it's crowded. >> officials say they've reconfigured trains to try to
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create more space for riders. they're going to try it out this week. during the busy commute hours bikes will be aloud on board this week. >> there is some that you can see now that the areas neert car doors are much more roomier. >> riders are thrilled to be able to board whenever they want. john cole usually can't go straight home because the bike isn't allowed on board at that time. >> it makes me wait another 20 minutes. it's hard. >> bart tried allowing bikes on fridays in august. it resulted in a dead tie. >> we have 27% opposed to changing the rules and 37% for changing rules. so that is why bart needs this second test. >> officials recommend riders participate in a survey. saying the board will pay close attention to feed back. >> i think they want to see
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how this test week goes but we do have many board member that's are passionate about bikes just as our bicyclists are. >> your input could bring a tie. bart has a survey or a phone number you can call. the survey will be able until april 3. take a look. embarcadero street bart platform. how the plan is working for riders and bicyclists during a commute. abc 7 news will have live updates for us at 4:30, 5:00, and 6:00. >> launched only nine months ago. officials trying to figure out how to keep ferry service from sinking. at the end of the month the ferry averaging less than 20 passengers per trip. the line earned $145,000 in
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seven months costing $2 kblinl to operate. the solution? the ferry operators want to spend $230,000 nor add more trips in hopes of luring leash your traveler autos live over breaking news in the bay view district now a man has been shot. you're looking at the scene which is intersection of ingals and thomas aechl we don't know the victims' condition but there is a large police presence in the area, you can get breaking news by following us on twitter. abc 7 news bay area. >> it's march madness time of the year. excitement of the tournament coming to san jose. >> crews began putting down the floor. >> one contest features cal bars. they'll be playing unlv. other pits syracuse against montana. downtown businesses hoping for big crowds to offset loss frtz lockout.
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gales will play in a first play game but that is in dayton. >> spencer christian is off tonight. >> yes. >> sandhya patel has a look at the accuweather up indicate. -- update. >> cloudy out there. our radar not picking up moisture right now this, is just moisture up in the clouds north of the area but will soon track a storm. as we look from our emoriville camera, you can see cloud cover out there just filtering sunshine. temperatures 58 in san francisco. it's 54 in half moon bay. 64 in san jose. the clouds are stacked up as you look towards the golden gate bridge. temperatures comfortable right now. 67 degrees. here is a look at what is coming up. tonight if you're stepping out, high clouds, low 50s to low 60s in the morning, cloudy skies, some areas numbers into
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40s by afternoons clouds up. upper 50s to low 70s, i'll let you know when the rain will get here. >> thank you. >> still ahead at 4:00 empty shell. big challenge one food bank is facing to help feed the hungry. >> and disneyland known as happiest place on earth for children. why is it now restricting certain kids from its parks? >> then at 4:30 as if parking was not hard enough already, plans to remove 20 blocks of parking in one popular neighborhood. >> taking a look at traffic right now on the skyway. if you're heading south you're moving just fine but drivers trying to make their way east it's very slow going at 4:10. we'll be back with more abc 7 news at 4:00 coming up.
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a carnival cruise ship is back at sea with another boat load of passengers. legend left the home port this morning just nine hours after unloading 2000 passengers from a trip cut short because of problems. the legend one of four ships carnival says reported minor problems. in now question if the company can make tain ships effectively after last month's debacle on the triumph. >> while nair a rush to meet demands, build ships that are big enough to hold thousands of people we don't know what is getting missed. >> the ongoing problems have
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the new york senator chuck shumor calling on the cruise ship industry to guarantee certain protection autos disney will set an age requirement to enter theme parks in the u.s.. starting saturday, children younger than 14 will not be atloud enter unless accompanied by someone older. a spokesperson says it was no particular incident that triggered this policy. they set the age limit at 14 because that is the age the red cross recommends for baby-sitting. disney is the parent company of abc 7 news. >> electronic arts parts ways with its ceo and a popular news site looks to expand it's coverage. >> emily chang with today's after the bell report. hi, emily. >> electronic arts outs it's -- ousts it's ceo. former ceo will serve as executive chairmanman while the board searches for a new
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ceo. ea announced in may will come in at the low end. the company had under performing titles including medal of honor and star wars. panna sonic considering leaving plasma tv business. demand has been shrinking with lcdtvs growing in popularity. panna sonic may also sell off its health care business as it tries to focus on more profit areas. the company forecast a loss this fiscal year. >> buzz feed is looking through track attract a different audience. the viral news site launching a new business section. the former editor has been tasked to start it. executives say this will give them a way to expand into business-focused social networks liked linkedn. >> concern over europe's debt crisis pushing stocks lower for the day. google is taking street views
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adding trails from world's tallest mountains. on street view, you can share pictures as well as tallest mountains in europe and south america, also google added pictures from the grand canyon. carolyn, larry, back to you. >> thank you. >> there is an urgent plea for help from alameda county food bank. >> they'll be out of donations by the end of the week. many shelves are empty at berkeley food pantry. the demand is expected to rise during next week. the kids are home for spring break but fewer donations and a short fall has left the food banks 3,000 donation barrels empty at this point. they're asking for the public to help. >> we're in a season where people kind of forget hunger is still an issue.
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it's a growing issue. we see more and more people each month our line goes on forever, it seems with peoples' needs. >> we have links on our web site how to donate go. to abc 7 news.com and click on see it on tv. >> across the bay a donation of eggs came just in time to help out hungry residents. san jose's egg ranch dropped off 32,000 eggs at the sf food bank donated part of a national effort by united egg producers and feeding america to provide fresh eggs for the holiday. eggs are a prized item because of their high protein content. >> spencer christian has the day off. jand paltel is n all last week you're saying sweekd nice. however, you know what is coming up. >> that is coming up. right? >> it is. we do have rain coming to the bay area. chance starting tomorrow night. and then, wednesday, we
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officially change it will be wet for sure. so let me show you what it looks like. it will be tracking rain very soon along with national weather service radar in the santa cruz mountains. now, most of this is high level clouds. cloudy skies overnight, rain tuesday night into wednesday. spring arriving at 4:02. satellite picture here, you'll notice what is coming here, just high level clouds ahead of the storm system here so we'll toin see those clouds really right before the rain arrives. and i want to show you timing of the rain. tonight at 7:00 p.m. just looking at a veil of high cloud cover. into morning commute many of you heading out of the door. you're going to see a break but not for long. some clouds will start to increase throughout the morning into afternoon. by 5:00 p.m. we may be looking at rain approaching the coastline but
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one model is keeping it dry. so first chance will be tomorrow night. wednesday, at 5:00 a.m. some of you heading out of the door you'll notice the rain around the central part of the bay area and the cold front is moving in. starting to move across the heart of the bay area 11:00 a.m. wednesday. then, behind it, pretty much all done, over with by afternoon. rainfall totals look like this, up to an nimpblg wettest north bay mountains. in the north bay, rainfall drops off so a tenth of an inch or less throughout 11:00 p.m. wednesday this, is how dry we're running as far as rainy season. this is how much we need to makeup for where we should be. almost five and a half inches in san francisco. san jose. oakland almost at 5 and a half inches is what you need.
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this is how far behind we are. partly to mostly cloudy skies, temperatures comfortable into 40s across the bay area. and then, looking at highs for thursday cloudy up to the north. clear lake a chance of seeing rain there. 64 degrees, 65 santa rosa. 62 san francisco, half moon bay, 59. mid-60s oakland. towards livermore, antioch, san jose, low 70s so comfortable. 66 in santa cruz. here is a look at the accu-weather forecast. we'll see rain possibilities tomorrow evening. rain turning into showers for wednesday. it will be mostly sunny thursday but winds kicking up, then, temperatures coming up a few degrees every day friday through sunday. inland areas spring like. something for everyone. >> thank you. >> up next, off the market. tiger woods officially no longer single. >> new after 4:30 a stunt
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caught on video. two men timed out the exact moment to fly through two skyscrapers.
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it's now official of the sports has a new power couple. >> the champion lindsay vaughn and tiger woods are dating.
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>> vaughn confirmed the relationship in a post. you may remember tiger woods made headlines when his personal life imploded. the first inkling tiger woods and lindsay vaughn might be an item came when she got injure skped sent his private plane to pick her up that is a clue. >> vaughn says her relationship evolved from friendship. she says she's very happy. >> mastermind behind some of the popular talent shows is expanding looking for next big star. simon cowell created first global audition show. people will have a chance to up load videos and win cash prizes. the talents raise from chefs to singers. about 72,000 people subscribed to the new channel. >> we have barbara streisand
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news and lindsay lohan, back in court. >> rachel smith is live with the reports. >> it's been a wild day for lindsay lohan started out when she's late to court. the actor claimed she miss aid flight then a judge sentenced her to 90 days in rehab. the car crash happened on probation. today, lohan pleaded no contest to reckless driving and lying to police. not only will she have to complete rehab but also, 30 days of community labor, 18 months of psychological therapy. looks like barbara streisand is headed to israel. government officials says she's set to perform in june for the 90s birthday. but so far there has about no word from streisand. >> oz the great and powerful showing strength for the second week in a row. the preek quell held a number one spot taking in $42.2
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million, making oz biggest movie of 2013. for more headlines and video goes to otrc.com. >> still head on abc 7 news at 4:00 hillary clinton makes a big announcement today. could it westbound a sign for her political future? >> and we're live with bart right now about the plan during tonight's commute. >> the controversial vaccine many parents don't want to give their teen girls but doctors are r
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today former secretary of state hillary clinton joined the ranks of politicians who support same-sex marriage. >> she announced her position on a web vido from a human rights campaign z mark matthews is here now with video and reaction. mark? >> if you are keeping track it's the president changing his position last year. and then, republican senator portman last week, now, hillary clinton. politics catching up with public opinion. former secretary of state clinton announced her support for same-sex marriage today in, this new video. >> that is what i support marriage for lesbian and gay
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couples. i support it personally and as a matter of poll and i law. >> clinton's announcement is line with a new abc news washington post poll over the past 10 years opposition to same-sex marriage has gone down. and support of same-sex marriage is up, by about the same amount. 58% now support it. only 36% oppose. once a hot button issue, politicians are reflecting this change when clinton campaigned for the presidency in 2008, like then candidate barack obama opposing marriage for gay couples. >> i'm not in favor of gay marriage. >> today, clinton invoked god as a reason for supporting same-sex marriage. >> to deny the opportunity to any of our daughters and sons soley on the basis whof they are and who they love is too deny them the chance to live up to their own god-given phone usual among republicans support for gay marriage is
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increasing. >> the country is moving towards greater equality and inclusion and it's encouraging to see republican party is addressing that. >> coming up at 6:00 we'll hear from the newly elected vice chair of the california republican party on changing views within the g.o.p. and whether the party is ready to accept same-sex marriage. carolyn tyler is traveling to washington, d.c. where the court will consider whether prop 8 wrongly denies gays and lesbians the right to marry. >> president obama announced a pick for labor secretary today nominating top justice official thomas perez to the post. the 51-year-old known for his role in challenging voter ids. perez served as the top civil rights enforcement, cracking down on discrimination.
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>> my parents taught me to work harkd give back to our community and make sure ladder of opportunity was there for the those coming after us. >> congressional republicans have said they plan to block perez's confirmation. alabama senator jeff sessions called the choice unfortunate. kbrerz would replace hilda solice. >> we're learning about the gunman that went on the shooting rampage at sandy hook school. reporting he kept a score sheet of past mass killings and created a data base of killing sprees and the computer says he had been studying mass killings for years before carrying out the connecticut attack. lanza killed himself afterwards. >> the authorities believe a quick response may have prevented a mass shooting at university of central florida police say a 30-year-old
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student pulled a fire alarm and then went back to retrieve his stash of guns and explosives. his roommate called police. they arrived to find the student daechld they believe he panicked and shot himself. police found a hand gurngs an assault rifle, hundreds of rounds of ammo and several homemade explosives with him. >> breaking news now. sky 7 is over a house fire. this is in the ingleside district. this is plymouth street w we don't see active flames. latest word is is that it is under control. nobody has been hurt. abc 7 news at 5:00 and on twitter. investigators still looking foot cause of a spectacular fire yesterday on an uninhabited island in the delta.
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black smoke rose from lower sherman island sending ash and soot into neighborhoods. now there is no access to island so crews just let the fire burn out no. health problems related to smoke reported as a result. >> intart allowing bikes on trains for this week only. >> it's a test of the we wanted to find out how things were going out there. he is coming to us live via cell 7 technology. how are you doing jonathan? >> here in the bart station the hours have just begun as of a couple minutes ago. before 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. is the most-crowded time f you look behind me, you can see you'll probably watch bicycles
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walking through because during this week, monday through friday this is a test of bicycles on part in all trains during all hours including the commute. they're not allowed to bring bikes on the escalator. you can see people were quickly trying to take advantage that has been publicized by bart. the rule is that you can bring bikes on trains but not a car overly crowded. bart is asking people to use common sense to determine which cars are too crowded. they say if jam packed in there, you shouldn't be bringing a bike on that car. it's a five-day test. bart doing a survey to think what the public thinks about this. we'll ride along to see how
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bart go wtz bicycle autos thank you. >> hope francis is getting ready for his inaugural mass tomorrow but in the morning he tested his diplomatic skills met with the president of argentina. the two have had a rocky relationship. pope francis has been a critic of her support of gay marriage and free contraception. today, president occurchner asked for the pope to interview over the ongoing war over the falcon island. vice president biden will attend the mass for francis. today, meeting with it italian prime minister. biden is the first roman catholic vice president leading the u.s. delegation at the vatican, including nancy pelosi who is also catholic. ask and abc news plans a special report tomorrow morning on the ceremonies. it's expected to begin around 12:50 a.m. pacific time.
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abc's live coverage continues through the homily. we'll stream lividdo on abc 7 news.com. >> one of a news anchor's responsibilities is read, report the news, one anchor thought she's doing that when reading a breaking news story except the story was about her. >> stunning video of two men jumping off, and flying through, buildings. that wasn't the hardest part. >> i'm sandhya patel. as you look from our camera, we're seeing high clouds ahead of the storm. rain is on the way. you'll need rain gear as early as tomorrow evening. i'll have more coming up. >> at 4:37 checking traffic in walnut creek now. a live look at 680. traffic is northbound heading towards concord. stacked up as it is at this hour. back with more on
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wait until you see this. two daredevils from norway are an internet sensation. >> the men plunged from the sky above rio wearing special suits. they timed their flight so they thread the needle between two high-rise building autos take a look at this again. i mean, they're going so fast. these guys say the part of the
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stunt you think is the most difficult thully isn't. >> flying through building part is easy. danger is after you clear the building have you a very short time to open your parachute. >> yeah. survive sgt hard part. they didn't get permission to attempt this. so far they have not been charged with crime except for being insane. >> yes. that is wild. i would imagine they likely will be charged because i imagine in brazil they want to discourage this. >> i don't think there are going to be a lot of other guys attempting this. >> you're not going to give it a go? >> like i said landing part is uneasy. it's not unusual to see a story about a unique wedding proposal. but one such story caught an anchor in huntsville alabama by surprise, take a look. >> you have some breaking news to report to you fox 54 just
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learned that a huntsville news anchor is being proposed on live... right now. >> oh, my word. that is jillian padlik reading a personal story. her boyfriend convinced the station management to propose. after talking to her for moments and telling her how much he loves her the young man got down on his knee and popped the question. she did say yes and went on to finish the newscast. >> if you're going to propose that way, you better be 99% certain you're going get a yes. otherwise the end of the newscast is going to be unpleasant. >> she was very emotional. it's interesting she was able to finish the protest. >> you wish kevin proposed that way. >> you would have killed him. >> moving on. >> yes. >> let's go on to weather.
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>> yes. >> i want to show you live doppler 7. we're watching clouds ahead of the next storm approaching. there is a storm going to be moving across boston snow, sleet up tomorrow 39 degrees. chance of rain in miami. 87. 15 degrees in fargo. phoenix, injewing the sun. rain first in eureka. 55 in tahoe. snow levels with the next storm coming in. about 7,000 feet we're not expecting snow at lower elevations. remaining high los angeles 60 degrees. along the coastline, 50s, 60s, clear lake 64 degrees and a chance of rain tomorrow
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afternoon. most of the bay area by evening could see some rainfall. it's going to be wet on wednesday. >> thank you. >> up next a major medical group issues guidelines for handeling sports concussion autos first a soda ban. now, michael bloomberg tackling another health pro pose yl. >> big night for the kants of >> big night for the kants of hoi insosoe enth thecohaatint ilyel y s luloonge iuronirplin ocdiou
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we have an important recall warning for newer models of the dodge challenger. chrysler telling owners not to drive them because they can catch on fire. cars from 2013 with v 6 enjinz made during a eight-week period ending on january 24th. the company says a short can cause cars to overheat and catch fire, customers being notified so they can bring the vehicles in for repairs. >> this afternoon, rules are change whigt comes to handling athletes that suffer a concussion. new guide lines experts now recommend immediately removing aj wleet a suspected concussion from a game or practice not allowing them to
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return until being assessed by by a licensed health care professional. an official spoke about the guidelines and says high school or younger aj lease leets should be managed more conservatively. >> l is a small percentage going to be going into major leagues. be protective over their future. it's going to be the brain function. right? >> the list of guidelines can be found in the journal of the american academy of you'reology -- neurology. >> parents say they're worried about the safety of the humanpapilloma virus vaccine. doctors are recommending the vaccine a study shows 40% do not intend to vaccinate their girls. the cdc recommends all 11 or 12-year-old girls get the vaccine to protect against cervical cancer. >> new york nork city mayor michael bloomberg wants to take steps to lower his
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county's youth smoking rate proposing an ordinance to keep all tobacco products out of site from retail stores this, is the latest controversial proposal in new york city. city enacted a ban on sugared drinks, sodas and such but it's been blocked by a judge. >> tonight is the premier of "dancing with the stars". 12 stars will compete. abc news has more on the latest for tonight's big show. let the dancing begin. a brand new cast ready to hit the dance floor. >> this is a perfect place to embarrass you. >> andy dick is used to getting laughs they're taking this competition seriously. >> we're in it. to win it! >> country music queen winona
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judd is also kicking up her heels along with fellow country singer kelly pickler. >> i've never ball room danced before. >> what? >> there are also several athletes ready to turn up the heat including jaibonny jones, victor ortiz. >> loosen up a little bit. he's very like a boxer. >> audi raceman and skating sensation dorothy hamil. >> skaters look though it's dancing but it's opposite. >> don't count out disney's vendah coleman. there is also lisa vanderpump and the bachelor, sean lowe. >> we have a huge spotlight on us. >> only one can take home the trophy.
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see how they do in their debut tonight on abc. brandy hicks abc news, los angeles. >> and look out for alley raceman. athletes seem to do well. >> what about he kelly pickler? you're thinking maybe not? >> i'm thinking no. >> all right. up next parking in san francisco could be getting hard gler a popular neighborhood. >> if you're looking for parking in san francisco and many people are in a couple years polk street could be the last place you want to look. we'll explain coming up live. >> coming up at 5:00 new guidelines for how often women should get a mammogram. when is it okay to skip a year? how much leaders are willing to give up in order to bring a super bowl to 49ers new stadium. all of that is coming up at
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merchants on poke street are outraged over a proposal to remove parking spaces. >> the plan to take away street parking in an effort to make streets safer for cars and cyclists. merchants worry this will kill business autos abc 7 news is live there now. heather? >> this pro yosal is coming from sfmta not from supervisor david hsu. if there is a question about the level of controversy, a recall petition for supervisor hsu surfaced. it's not official. perhaps no one will sign it but says it's sponsored by
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voters of the district. they're mad because they believe he is supporting the plan to reduce metered parking on polk. he's said she's still o he hasn't made up his mind. there are 320 spaces on the 20 block street of poke -- polk street. the sfmta proposing a variety of ways to make streets safer for pedestrians and cars. the street is scheduled for a major repaving project and idea is to capitalize on it and give the busy corridor a makeover. mta says street had a high rate of accidents widening lanes removing some parking and adding parks could improve that but merchants say if parking goes way so will businesses. >> it will destroy our businesses we need the parking. >> what we need is more parking. it's not less parking. >> it's the most key parking
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spaces. >> i know that feed back will be taken into account for what sfmta is considering. >> now, supervisors zront a vote in this. it will be up to the board but still, residents and merchants see the supervisor having a great deal of influence, all will have a chance to get together and hear from each other this evening. at a community meeting n san francisco, abc 7 news. >> thank you. >> and thanks for joining us for abc 7 news at 4:00. >> reminder alarm clock app is still available. you can down load now, for free. for an droid and on google play. the app also still available if you have an iphone. >> abc 7 news at 5:00 begins right now. >> thank you. the love of racing rips one north bay family apart.
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the investigation into the raceway death where a cousin killed his younger cousin on the tracks. >> i'm sandhya patel. live doppler 7 will be tracking a storm, soon. i'll have the time line coming up. >> and what santa clara is willing to give up to bring a super bowl to niners new stadium. >> good evening, i'm dan ashley. >> oakland police trying a new strategy in an effort to fight crime. >> that is right. the chief reducing the size of each patrol district and assigning a captain. that captain will be working with the citizens advisory committee. the chief says it's going to make plising the city more manageable. >> right people in the right places in order to impact crime, build better relationship was the community. >> the plan is first being tested in east oakland if it
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succeeds the police department will try it out in other carry -- areas of the city. they predicted it will be hard to bring real change to the city with just 611 officers in a department once had more than 800. >> a guilty verdict today for former santa clara county supervisor on charges he used taxpayer money on gambling adiction. here is he in court today. he pled guilty to a total of 12 charges. prosecuters say he used public money and funds for things like parties and gambling. the district attorney now seeking a one-year jail sentence and he is barred from holding public office again in california. former head of california's largest pension fund places -- faces bribery charges. prosecutors say he fabricated
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documents to fault faud lently charge a firm $20 million in fees for investing k are calpers money. >> the man accused of stealing a yacht from a sauce reeto harbor and grounding it made another court appearance this afternoon. the 62-year-old leslie gardener is charged with grand theft, receiving zwronl property and vandalism. a preliminary hearing theld afternoon. he allegedly ditched the vessel on a beach, prosecutors say he had planned to sail the yacht to santa cruz. >> difficult transportation on bart trains this week. a test. people can take bicycles on trains during heavy commute hours rmt so the question, how is it going?
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hi, jonathan. >> here in bart they're working on a goal in nine 10 years to double the number of people using their bicycles to ride to bart opposed to their car. right now it's about 4.5%. they want to get to it 8%. they're running a test this week, testing whether people with ride during rush hour without disrupting the skmut of other riders this, is running monday through friday. riders tell us the test coming in the afternoon because that is the heaviest time for bart. people are living -- leaving san francisco in large numbers. you can see here in this video people are down there with bicycles right now waiting to get on cars. they're allowed on any part of the train except for the first three.